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What Barcode Printer is Best for Your Business?

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Barcode printing is probably not something you think about very often. Just because you aren’t thinking about it, doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be. The applications for barcode printers are almost endless, from checkout lines to stocking supplies, or even processing police tickets. There are many ways that barcode printers can help your business, and the market is growing. To get the most ... Read More »

7 Tips To More Efficient Inventory Management

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Inventory management is a critical contributor to your company’s operations. If you can reduce friction along your supply chain you can cut costs and increase efficiency. Strategic inventory management keeps your customers satisfied and your employees happy. It makes the whole organization move better. Most importantly, it improves your bottom line. It isn’t easy to do. Making sure inventory is ... Read More »

What to Do After the Holiday Retail Rush

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How to Approach Your Inventory Management After Holiday Sales If you are like most retailers, the holiday shopping season is your biggest and busiest time of year. So, after the holiday rush, weary retailers are often left reeling and ready for a break. Spend some time with your family during those special holidays and take a little break, but make ... Read More »

4 Simple Supply Chain Strategies That Will Cut Costs

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Everyday millions of parts and products move around our vast globe, all moving along the massive supply chain that powers our economy. Monitoring your small piece of that global flow is critical to making sure your company can grow. For today’s small businesses, the supply chain can easily extend from China or India to Cincinnati and Indiana. While the supply ... Read More »

How Barcodes and Inventory Management Increase Productivity

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Have you ever wondered why your growth strategies are struggling, or worse, never come to fruition? It’s likely you and your employees are spending too much time on other areas of business like inventory management. Don’t get us wrong, your warehouse is a vital function in your business operations. It should be working for you, not against you.  If you ... Read More »

How to Pick the Perfect Mobile Device For Your Application?

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Mobile devices have moved beyond the realm of the consumer. Companies across a variety of industries, from manufacturing to healthcare, have identified the power of mobile solutions to make their businesses more flexible and dynamic. A study by IDC forecasts that there will be over 105 million mobile American workers by 2020, making up 72.3% of the total U.S. workforce. ... Read More »

6 Things Great Inventory Managers Do

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Inventory managers play a crucial role in any business. To do it successfully they need to possess a wide range of skills. Inventory managers lead a team of workers as they manage the flow of stock in and out of a business. Their responsibilities range from HR to logistics, from dealing with individual employees to monitoring the movement of thousands of ... Read More »

What is a Barcode Scaner and How Does it Work?

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Barcodes have helped retailers pack information, such as pricing and available inventory, onto their wares to move things along at the check-out counter, for decades. The barcode scanning systems are now being used in a myriad of industries, including medicine, travel, manufacturing, entertainment, law, and many other enterprises you might never expect (including death care). Barcodes and dedicated barcode scanners ... Read More »

6 Simple Supply Chain Strategies That Will Cut Costs

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These tips will help businesses optimize and reduce unnecessary costs along their supply chain in order to build a more efficient model. The supply chain is the network of independent but interconnected businesses and parties involved in producing, handling and distributing a product, from its genesis as raw materials from a supplier to its delivery to the customer. While many ... Read More »

What Do You Need to Know: Asset or Inventory

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By identifying the main differences between fixed asset and inventory management, both will improve your small business’ ROI and streamline efficiency. Though they are both occasionally referred to simply as “assets” on a company’s balance sheet, inventory and fixed assets are very different and require different management systems in order to keep a business organized and running smoothly. There are different ... Read More »